Group Tour of Sri Lanka
This fantastic escorted tour features the very best that Sri Lanka has to offer including Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Anuradhapura, Kandy Temple of the Tooth, Yala National Park and much much more. Delight in the spices, the people and the spectacular scenery and wildlife on this excellent introduction to this fascinating island nation.


(13 Nights /14 Days) – Valid through 01st September – 30th September 2014
Day 01
Depeart London Heathrow late evening to arrive Colombo on the next day.

Day 02
On arrival you will be greeted by our English speaking National Guide and together we will proceed to Negombo. After check-in at the hotel we will spend the rest of the day relaxing at leisure at the hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 03
After breakfast, we will visit the world\'s first and only elephant orphanage, the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage at 0700 hours, to witness the bathing and bottle feeding of baby elephants. Later we will proceed to Sigiriya and check in at the hotel.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 04
This morning we will set out on an excursion to the spectacular Sigiriya Rock Fortress. An Elephant back safari is available on request.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 05
Today we explore Anuradhapura, the grandest city of ancient Sri Lanka and a UNESCO World Heritage Site . Further we will proceed to Mihintale, the place where Buddhism was introduced to Sri Lanka.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 06
After breakfast we will and visit the medieval city of Polonnaruwa for a sightseeing tour. Later we will visit the Passikudah beach, believed to be an ideal destination for a sea bath and spend the evening at leisure.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 07
Today is free to explore on your own or take an optional excursion.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 08
After breakfast we will proceed to the Dambulla Cave Temple, a perfect location to view the evolution of ancient Sri Lankan art. Continue on to Kandy enjoying a guided tour of a spice garden en – route.
Check in & overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 09
After breakfast we will visit the Royal Botanical Gardens, renowned for its collection of a variety of orchids, followed by a sightseeing tour of Kandy in the aftrenoon with some free time for shopping. Before dinner you will enjoy a Cultural Dance performance.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10
This morning we will proceed to Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka\'s premier hill resort with a visit to a Tea Plantation en route.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 11
After breakfast we will visit to Yala West National Park and experience the thrill of a 4 x 4 Jeep Safari.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 12
Today after breakfast we will explore Galle, the port where the Portuguese first landed in Sri Lanka in 1505. Later we will proceed to Beruwala, check-in at the hotel and spend the evening relaxing at leisure by the beach with its dazzling golden sand and the palm fringed bay.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 13
Today is free to enjoy some leisure time on the beach or explore further on an optional excursion.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 14
After breakfast we will visit Colombo and enjoy a city tour of this fascinating city, with plenty of free time for some last minute shopping.
Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 15
After breakfast we will checkout and proceed to the Airport for the return flight to London arriving early evening into Heathrow. 

Day

Hotels

Websites

Day 02 – Day 03

Jetwing Blue

www.jetwinghotels.com

Day 03 – Day 06

Aliya Resort

www.aliyaresort.com

Day 06 – Day 08

Centara Passikudah

www.centarahotelsresorts.com

Day 08 – Day 10

Earls Regent

www.regentkandy.lk

Day 10 – Day 11

Araliya Green Hills

www.araliyagreenhills.com

Day 11 – Day 12

Jetwing Yala

www.jetwinghotels.com

Day 12 – Day 14

Cinnamon Bey

www.cinnamonhotels.com

Day 14 – Day 15

OZO Colombo

www.ozohotels.com

Package Includes:

  • Direct flight with Srilankan Airlines / UK & Colombo Airport Taxes

  • Accommodation on Bed and Breakfast basis as per the above itinerary for total of 14 nights.

  • Transport in A/C vehicle (10 pax: Mini Coach /15 pax & 20 pax: 33 Seater) with the services of an English speaking National Guide, as per the given itinerary.

  • Entrance fees to Sites mentioned in the given itinerary.

  • Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Anuradhapura, Mihintale, Polonnaruwa, Kandy Temple of the Tooth, Royal Botanical Gardens, Dambulla and Yala National Park (including cost for 01 Jeep Safari)

  • Government Tax & VAT.


Package Excludes:

  • Tips & expenses of personal nature.

  • Entrance fees to Sites not mentioned in the given itinerary & optional excursions.

  • Early Check-in & Late check-out charges

  • Lunch & Dinner throughout the tour